Average gas prices in Hawai’i moved up or down in a narrow range over the last week, depending on the island, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch. Today’s statewide average price for regular is $3.20 a gallon, which is unchanged for the past two weeks, two cents more than a month ago and 46 cents less than the price on this date last year, according to GasPrices.AAA.com.
In Honolulu, today’s average price for regular dropped to $3.00, a penny lower than last week, one cent lower than a month ago and 53 cents less than the price on this date last year. The Hilo average price is $3.45, which is unchanged for two weeks, two cents more than a month ago and 29 cents lower than on this date a year ago.
In Kahului, the average price is $3.44, which is three cents lower than last Thursday, two cents lower than a month ago and 40 cents lower than on this date a year ago. Lihue’s average price for regular is $3.55, which is five cents higher than last Thursday, six cents higher than last month and 29 cents lower than a year ago today.
“Prices remain relatively stable in Hawaii compared to other states where the average price in most states have been increasing steadily over the past month,” said Liane Sumida, AAA Hawaii general manager.
Motorists can find current gas prices along their route with the free AAA Mobile app for iPhone, iPad and Android. The app can also be used to map a route, find AAA discounts, book a hotel and access AAA Roadside Assistance. Learn more at AAA.com/Mobile.
Prices as of 8 a.m. June 18: